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College Students Apply Today!

DUE DATE: April 30, 2021

Each year MSF awards college students, who are seeking a career beneficial to ranching, with a scholarship. Scholarships are available to a student currently enrolled in a college or university, and have completed at least one semester of coursework.

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in college and have completed at least one semester in college

  • Applicant must be a member, or have at least one parent who is a member, of the Montana Stockgrowers Association

  • Applicant must demonstrate a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

  • Scholarship will be in the amount of $1,000

  • A copy of your current transcript demonstrating a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

  • A 500-word essay discussing your educational pursuits and what you hope to do with your education

  • Two letters of recommendation:

    • A letter addressing your academic accomplishments
    • A letter addressing your activities in the cattle industry
  • Complete online application here or complete the application below.

  • Please mail essay, transcripts and letters of recommendation to the MSGA Office. You can also email letter of recommendation, essays, and transcripts to keni@mtbeef.org.

  • Letters of recommendation may be included in your submission or mailed separately.

  • All materials must be mailed by April 30, 2021.

  • Incomplete applications or applications postmarked after the deadline will not be accepted.

Mail to:
Montana Stockgrowers Association
Attn: Foundation Scholarship
420 N. California St., Helena, MT 59601
Fax: (406) 449-5105

If you have any questions about the scholarship application, please call the MSGA Office at (406) 442-3420 or email keni@mtbeef.org.


2020: Maggie Whitehurst

2019: Great Gustafson & Carissa Workman

2018: Evan Haughian, Trey Bloesser & Rebecca Gibbs

2017: Taylre Sitz

2016: Amanda Williams

2015: Allie Nelson & Camron Ratzburg